The bandicoot family comprised eleven main species within Australia, two of which are now extinct.
It is eventually retrieved with the help of a lion and a little-known creature called a bandicoot .
It can be found today in just about every mammal, from human to elephant to bandicoot .
The threatened animals include birds such as the ground parrot and eastern quoll and marsupials such as the Eastern barred bandicoot and Tasmanian devil.
With penguins, albatross, falcons, bandicoots and owls about, Mr Ross said the Harbour and foreshores were ‘a great place to work‘.
Tragically though, sanctuaries like this are becoming the only place to see creatures such as bilbies, bettongs and bandicoots .
Pig-footed bandicoots were never common, although the species was rather widespread.
This marsupial family includes 4 genera and 10 species of bandicoots and bilbies.
Some neighbours have indicated that they haven't seen bandicoots in their areas for 20-odd years, and now they're coming back to those areas, so it's very positive signs at this stage.
Paralysis ticks normally live on native animals such as bandicoots and echidnas.